XBIZ Europa 2020 Awards categories announced

XBIZ Europa 2020 Awards categories revealed, pre-nominations now open

The XBIZ Europa Awards, originally scheduled to close the 2020 XBIZ Berlin event in Germany, have announced their awards categories. The awards show, which will now be held virtually on the XBIZ.tv platform, takes place on October 22, 2020. Industry members can now submit pre-nominations via XBIZ.net.

To be eligible for an award, companies must have a base of operations located within Europe and performers must reside in Europe. Companies nominated in the “Global” categories are exempt from the European base requirement. Content shot in Europe qualifies, regardless of the parent company’s home base. Movies/content and physical products must have been released between August 1, 2019 and August 31, 2020 to be eligible.

2020 XBIZ Europa Awards Categories

MOVIES & PRODUCTION

  • Feature Movie of the Year
  • Gonzo Movie of the Year
  • Glamcore Movie of the Year
  • Director of the Year
  • Female Performer of the Year
  • Male Performer of the Year
  • Best New Starlet
  • Gay Performer of the Year
  • Best Acting
  • Best Sex Scene – Feature Movie
  • Best Sex Scene – Gonzo
  • Best Sex Scene – Glamcore
  • Best Sex Scene – Lesbian
  • Studio of the Year
  • Global Studio Brand of the Year

WEB & TECHNOLOGY

  • Studio Site of the Year
  • Hardcore Site of the Year
  • Erotic Site of the Year
  • Virtual Reality Site of the Year
  • Gay Site of the Year
  • Cam Site of the Year
  • Female Cam Model of the Year
  • Male Cam Model of the Year
  • Female Clip Artist of the Year
  • Male Clip Artist of the Year
  • Traffic Services Company of the Year
  • Payment Services Company of the Year
  • Web Company of the Year
  • Global Web Brand of the Year

PLEASURE PRODUCTS

  • Sex Toy Product/Line of the Year – Powered (Vibrating)
  • Sex Toy Product/Line of the Year – Powered (Non-Vibrating)
  • Luxury Pleasure Product/Line of the Year
  • Luxury Brand of the Year
  • Innovative Sex Toy of the Year
  • BDSM Pleasure Products Company of the Year
  • Fetish Product/Line of the Year
  • Gay Pleasure Products Company/Brand of the Year
  • Sex Lubricant Company of the Year
  • Lingerie Company of the Year
  • Excellence in Product Packaging
  • New Pleasure Products Company of the Year
  • Pleasure Products Company of the Year
  • Global Pleasure Products Brand of the Year

RETAIL & DISTRIBUTION

  • Retailer of the Year – Chain
  • Retailer of the Year – Boutique
  • Online Retailer of the Year
  • Distributor/Wholesaler of the Year